Recyclestrip Solves Consumer Confusion Over Recycling and Assures End of Life.

Recyclestrip makes it absolutely clear that the box is recyclable. Rip the strip and the box flattens for the recycling bin. No more box cutters or stomping on the corrugated box.
Thanks to Recylestrip, you send a physical, clear message that your company is concerned about sustainability.
You have the answer for packaging product stewardship. The patented Recyclestrip is an ingenious solution that can be placed at the bottom of any corrugated box or folding carton during the manufacturing process. Its unmistakable presence will vastly improve end-of-life in the best possible way…..recycling instead of landfill!!!

Why Corrugated Boxes Need to be Recycled

  • Corrugated can be recycled many times. Amazingly 60% of residential corrugated boxes are sent to the landfill, according to The Recycling Partnership.
  • This alarming statistic is partly due to consumers choosing the refuse can over the recycling bin because their boxes don’t fit neatly in their bins. Recyclestrip makes it simple for the household to break down their corrugated.
  • In Florida and Texas alone, an astounding 4 MILLION tons of cardboard were landfilled last year.
  • “Cardboard packaging in landfills releases some fugitive methane that is not captured in landfill collections systems.1
  • 49% of consumers do not know that boxes should be emptied and broken down for pick-up 29% do not know how to properly break down and recycle extra-large boxes.2
  • With Recyclestrip you simply “Rip the Strip” at the base of the box and the box flattens. A recent GEICO commercial shows a muscle man fighting to break down corrugated boxes, Recyclestrip offers a more common sense solution than a strongman on every garbage truck!
Recyclestrip is protected under US Patent Number US 8,881,969 B1. Interested parties should contact Myles Cohen at [email protected] or call 803-807-8923.
1Methane has a global warming potential that’s 20 times higher than carbon dioxide over the course of 100 years.” (Environmental Research and Education Foundation).
2Based on a survey by The Paper and Packaging Board.
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